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Gait Retraining Using Visual Biofeedback of Knee Movement in Pediatrics with Cerebral Palsy

This study investigates whether gait training using computer feedback can improve the walking pattern of children and adolescents with Cerebral Palsy. (Share a PDF brochure about this study.)

Duration

12 one-hour treadmill walking appointments. Participation in this study may last up to 3 months.

Inclusion Criteria
  • 7-17 years old.
  • Diagnosed with cerebral palsy with hemiplegia (weakness on one side of the body).
  • Have a walking pattern where the knee is bent when the foot first touches the ground.
  • Be able to walk on a treadmill without assistive devices.
Compensation

$275 for completing all the study sessions. 

Research Categories
Pediatric
Actively Recruiting
Yes